Definition: This entry is the annual electricity generated expressed in kilowatt-hours. The discrepancy between the amount of electricity generated and/or imported and the amount consumed and/or exported is accounted for as loss in transmission and distribution.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2012See also: Electricity - production map
6 countries produce nearly 60% of world's CO2 emissions
Jamaica Observer - 12/17/2014 7:49:34 AM
Coal use is down this year and renewables continue to gain electricity market share. Renewables already account for a quarter of Germany's electrical production. The country plans to boost that share to 80 per cent by 2050 -- and put a million electric ...
Top Wind Power Countries Relative to Electricity Production (CleanTechnica Exclusive)
CleanTechnica - 6/5/2012 4:26:46 PM
Closing out this series (I think), below are the top countries in the world* for wind power capacity relative to electricity production**. In other words, these are the countries that have the most wind power compared to their electricity production.
World Sets New Oil Production and Consumption Records
Energy Trends Insider - 7/9/2014 11:53:36 PM
Last month BP (NYSE: BP) released the Statistical Review of World Energy 2014. This report is one of the most comprehensive sources of global and country level statistics on production and consumption of oil, natural gas, coal, nuclear power and renewables.
US oil production surge to break Saudi Arabia's grip on world energy
Daily Telegraph - 11/7/2014 8:51:20 AM
That would give the US capacity to export 4.7m bpd of oil and natural gas liquid (NGL) by the end of the decade and eliminate the need for around 2m bpd that the ... the future production policies of the Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries ...
The 17 Countries Sitting On The Most Valuable Energy Reserves
The Business Insider - 2/13/2014 11:51:58 AM
Politicians and activists may love to talk about renewable energy sources, but in today’s world ... proven crude oil reserves and the fourth largest proven natural gas reserves in Africa. The civil war in 2011 severely impacted oil production and exports ...
Energy Export Restrictions Keep Production in the Past | Commentary
Roll Call Online - 12/17/2014 9:29:47 AM
Led almost singlehandedly by improvements in shale production, the country has transitioned from a position of foreign dependence to a global energy leader — bolstering ... the United States has become not only the world’s largest producer of oil ...
Feeding the dragon Part 1: China’s energy hunger
Energy Global - 12/17/2014 2:23:17 PM
As the world’s most-populous country, China is also the world’s largest producer and consumer of energy. It has the world’s second ... China was the world’s fourth-largest oil producer, with production estimated at 4.2 million bpd.
$50bn in new investment by 2018
theworldfolio.com - 12/17/2014 1:47:29 PM
production, refining, storage and transportation. According to the President of ExxonMobil Ventures Mexico, Enrique Hidalgo: “Mexico has really captured the imagination of the world energy sector.” Similar agreements are expected to give Pemex ...
FACTBOX-Oil production cost estimates by country
Reuters - 7/28/2009 5:19:37 AM
July 28 (Reuters) - The cost of pumping ... other individual countries, obtained from traders and industry analysts. It also gives the International Energy Agency's more general assessment of costs for the oil-producing regions of the world.
World Depends on Two Countries for Increase in Oil Production
Oil Price - 11/12/2013 11:22:05 PM
The IEA released the 2013 edition of its much-anticipated World Energy Outlook, which projects oil ... Yet, the IEA believes that over half of this production will come from two countries: Iraq and Brazil. First, let’s take Iraq. Iraq has the fifth ...
The Most Energy-Efficient Countries
Forbes - 7/7/2008 8:54:00 AM
More important, Japan has very little domestic energy production and is forced to import most ... Not surprisingly, the countries are wealthy and among the world’s greenest as well, according to the Environmental Performance Index, a joint product ...
UPDATE 4-Oil jumps 3 percent to $63 as energy firms slash investments
Reuters - 12/18/2014 6:46:57 PM
LONDON, Dec 18 (Reuters) - Brent crude jumped 3 percent to near $63 a barrel on Thursday, extending a rebound from five-year lows this week as oil's six-month price rout forced more energy firms to cut investments in new production. Oil this week slumped ...
U.S. to Be World’s Top Oil Producer in 5 Years, Report Says
New York Times - 11/11/2012 11:55:17 PM
That increased oil production, combined with new American policies to improve energy efficiency ... United States and many other countries. The report said that several other factors could also have a large impact on world energy markets over the next ...
The 5 Fastest-Growing Countries in the World
The Motley Fool - 11/24/2014 6:53:56 PM
The fastest-growing country among the world's 80 largest economies, Libya, has struggled to emerge from its 2011 civil war and overthrow of former leader Muammar Qaddafi. The energy-dependent nation has since worked to ramp up oil production, but ongoing ...
Europe Still #1 in Relative Solar Energy Production
Renewable Energy World - 11/17/2014 6:12:08 PM
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